Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Yemen”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

America is complicit in war crimes in Yemen. It’s time to hold …

Posted October 11th, 2019

Yemen’s Cholera Outbreak Is About to Get Worse

Once again, a decision by the Hadi government has imposed greater hardship on the suffering people of Yemen.

Posted October 11th, 2019

Judge Trump’s Foreign Policy by His Actions and Not His Words

Trump “gets out” of the things he should stay in, and he stays in when he should get out.

Posted October 8th, 2019

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

A father’s grief and the Made in USA bomb dropped in Yemen. …

Posted October 4th, 2019

A Yemeni Girl Murdered With an American Bomb

This is just one horrific example of how U.S.-made weapons have been and continue to be used in Yemen.

Posted October 3rd, 2019

The Complete Failure of the War on Yemen

As usual, the people shrieking loudest about Iranian influence are the ones that have helped that influence to spread.

Posted October 2nd, 2019

Now Is the Time to End the Noxious Saudi Relationship

If ever there was a time to make a break with the Saudis, this is it.

Posted October 2nd, 2019

Mohammed bin Salman’s Many Victims Deserve Justice

Regrettably, the crown prince’s latest high-profile interview is an example of how some Western media outlets still fail to report on the war on Yemen accurately after all these years.

Posted October 1st, 2019

The Saudi Coalition Slaughters More Yemenis With U.S. Support

While the war on Yemen has once again faded from view, the Saudi coalition continues to slaughter Yemeni civilians with impunity using U.S. weapons and assistance.

Posted September 24th, 2019

The Inexhaustible Bad Faith of Iran Hawks

Much like Romney’s complaints about the “flaws” in New START, Cruz’s complaints about “sunset clauses” and the like are objections made in bad faith by someone who wants to demolish the entire structure.

Posted September 22nd, 2019

The Weakness of Warmongers

Hawks never think through the consequences of the wars they want to start, but they always wring their hands about the supposed “costs of inaction” that don’t exist.

Posted September 19th, 2019

Power’s Glaring Omission: Yemen

It is the most shameful episode in Obama’s presidency, and so it is perhaps natural that former officials that were in a position to do something about it pass over it in silence.

Posted September 18th, 2019

Don’t Start a War for Saudi Arabia

We know the cost of indulging Saudi Arabia in its regional ambitions, and we should refuse to lift another finger on their behalf.

Posted September 16th, 2019

The Costs of Trump’s Economic War on Iran Keep Growing

The Trump administration’s economic war on Iran has not achieved anything except to destabilize the region further and impoverish the Iranian people.

Posted September 16th, 2019

The U.S. Owes Saudi Arabia Nothing

The U.S. is not obliged to come to Saudi Arabia’s defense.

Posted September 15th, 2019

The War on Yemen and Pompeo’s Shredded Credibility

Pompeo has shredded his credibility and that of the United States with his constant, shameless lying about Iran.

Posted September 15th, 2019

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Inside the wide open race to succeed John Bolton. Curt Mills reports …

Posted September 13th, 2019